The B.F.A. in Dance Studies at LIU Post is an excellent foundation for a career in dance performance, dance education or dance criticism. A pre-professional, process-based ad performance-oriented program, explores the wide variety of roles for dance professionals and surveys the world's great dance traditions, from African and Asian dance to modern, jazz, ballet and tap. Combining advanced education in dance and theatrical production with the opportunities to develop specific skills through training and sustained practice, all in the context of a strong liberal arts program. The B.F.A. in Dance Studies teaches the art from and not just technique.
Some common occupations for graduates of the Department of Theater, Film, Dance and Arts Management include costume, makeup, and set design for stage, television, and film, live theatre performer, teacher, choreographer or company dancer, director, cinematographer, screenwriter or editor for television and film, talent agent, publicist, manager, entertainment attorney, programming director or venue manager.
NY Jets Dancer
King Kong (Broadway)
Brooklyn Nets Dancer
Peconic Ballet Theatre Productions
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